A major narrative I picked up from my religious upbringing is that people who really put God first won’t get too mixed up in politics, and won’t trust science more than spiritual knowledge or the Word.
You just have to keep moving. Even if it means treading water until the waves calm.
Yes, expectations of grandeur and fulfillment can kill a marriage. But expectations of equality, dignity, and mutual respect can actually save it.
Being born in the middle of the Rocky Mountains, you might assume I have some sort of inherent, natural tolerance, or even an affinity, for cold weather. I don’t. It’s no secret for those closest to me — I hate winter. I hate being…